#NoExcuses

Happy Wednesday!!!

I have taken a sick day and am doing my best to rest up and get rid of this cold of mine. So far a long mornings nap has helped a great deal. We are also currently experiencing a, hopefully short-lived) snow storm. School buses are heading home early and our evening sports have been cancelled. So it looks like it will be another quiet and relaxing evening for our family.

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Sweat Pink started a campaign called #noexcuses. I wrote about it last week when I shared my thoughts on two amazing women who lived by the no excuses mantra.

This week I am writing about what No Excuses means to me and why I choose to live by the mantra #noexcuses!

It is really quite simple, I live by this mantra because for me its the ONLY way to live.

My life is filled with obstacles, I have 3 extremely busy daughters, a full time job, and house to clean, pets to take care of, and on and on and on! I could come up with a MILLION excuses why I could be inactive and eat unhealthy. I could have taken the easy route and not pushed myself everyday to be my fittest self. I could have chosen to feed myself and family with processed foods instead of making all my meals from scratch. Those choices sure would have been a heck of a lot easier!

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But I don’t believe in easy! I believe in No Excuses! I believe in Pushing The Limits!!

Sure life does get in the way. My kids get sick or we have to travel down the highway and I don’t get my scheduled workout completed. I sometimes get off track with my nutrition, but I don’t stay off track. I push back and figure it out and get back at it! Being active and eating well isn’t a choice for me its a way of life. It makes me happy and it makes me whole!

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Do you push the limits?? How??

 

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